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by University of Hawaii Center for Southeast Asian Studies
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"Human Rights and Politics: An Asian Perspective.” - Dr. Anwar Ibrahim Dr. Anwar spoke as part of the the Distinguished Visiting Scholar Program in Liberal Arts on February 23, 2006, as invited by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education, at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. Dr. Anwar Ibrahim (b. 1947) has a long history of public service and leadership, beginning with his days as a student at the University of Malaya. He founded the Malaysian Youth Movement...
Topic: Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Human Rights, University of Hawaii Manoa, Islam, Muslim
Feature Films
by Conrad Holzgang
movies
eye 11,627
favorite 12
comment 1
Fact-based drama about a sociology graduate (Kathleen Quinlan) who starts working with teen prostitutes in Hollywood. The film does not draw back on its depiction of the brutality that the teens face nor of the exploitation that occurs from the pimps and johns ho use them. Pat Benatar's song "Hell Is For Children" is used to set the film's theme.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Prelinger Archives
by Davis (Sid) Productions
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eye 77,794
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Early (and sensational) film on marijuana use as a route to heroin addiction.
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Topics: Substance abuse: Drugs, Teenagers, California: Los Angeles
Prelinger Archives
movies
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Presents the experiences of Guy, a 15-year-old Mexican-American who spends a great deal of time stoned on reds. Shows his flight into passivity and escape from the realities of an ungiving environment. Questions why he needs to escape and what should change in his surroundings to make his life more challenging.
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Topic: need keyword
Prelinger Archives
by Reela Films
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eye 8,163
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Tour of the scenic Miami-Dade County area. With many views of attractions at ground level and from a helicopter. Director: John Behney.
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Topics: Florida, Miami, Travelogues
Community Video
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favorite 4
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1950s home movie footage of Hawaii, the burning of sugar cane fields, and a family vacation. From LostinLight.org
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Prelinger Archives
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0642 PA8611 [Colaci Home Movies: Family 1952-1956]
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Topics: Amateur Films, Home Movies
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
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How the Salvation Army responds to human needs. Includes many images of depressed neighborhoods and skid rows in San Francisco and other California cities, as well as the construction of Daly City.
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Topics: Social services, Salvation Army, San Francisco Bay Area
Prelinger Archives
by Premier Film & Recording Studio
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How the United Fund intervenes to help poor residents of St. Louis. With rare footage of low-income residential areas in the late 1950s.
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Topics: Social services, St. Louis, Missouri, Cities: U.S.
Prelinger Archives
by Southern Educational Film Production Service
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Everyday aspects of mental health in an African American community in Gainesville, Georgia.
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Topics: African Americans, Children, Psychology
Prelinger Archives
by University of California at Los Angeles, Extension Media Center
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Presents the experiences of a teenage African American, who relates his views of the System, war, revolution, the Watts community of Los Angeles, the Black Panther Party and the police. The importance of the discussion is the necessity of being one's own self. Director: Richard Wells. Editor: Andrew Stein. Photographer: Robert Grant. Sound: Wendell Handy. Assistant Camera: Clifford Stewart. Production Manager: Edward Kutner. Assistant Production Manager: Gene Kopp. Executive Producer: George...
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Topics: African Americans, Psychology, Los Angeles
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Advocacy film produced to garner public support for the creation of the Interstate Highway System.
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Topics: Infrastructure: Roads and highways, Car culture: General, Manifest destiny
Prelinger Archives
by Davis (Sid) Productions
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Well-behaved San Francisco teenagers compete in the Mobilgas "Safety Economy Run," driving their cars around the Bay Area under the supervision of experienced racing drivers. Go to Part II
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Topics: Car culture: Youth, Hot rods, San Francisco: Scenics: Historical
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Tribute to engineers and their role in improving American life through technology.
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Topics: Engineering, Automobiles: Design and manufacturing, Manufacturing
Prelinger Archives
by MPO Productions, Inc.
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Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway system in 1956, this film shows community efforts to improve and increase safety on the Bayshore Highway in the San Francisco Bay Area; congestion in Pittsburgh and the Golden Triangle redevelopment area; the economic benefits of Boston's circumferential highway, Route 128; and safety...
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Topics: Infrastructure: Roads and highways, San Francisco: Infrastructure, Manifest destiny
Prelinger Archives
by MPO Productions, Inc.
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Henry Ford II introduces this film designed to encourage private citizens to unite and support road improvement. Part of the lobbying campaign that culminated in legislation authorizing the Interstate Highway system in 1956, this film shows community efforts to improve and increase safety on the Bayshore Highway in the San Francisco Bay Area; congestion in Pittsburgh and the Golden Triangle redevelopment area; the economic benefits of Boston's circumferential highway, Route 128; and safety...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Infrastructure: Roads and highways, San Francisco: Infrastructure, Manifest destiny
Prelinger Archives
by Pizor (William M. )
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Vericolor production offering touristic view Olvera Street and the old Mexican quarter in Los Angeles, California.
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Topics: California: Los Angeles, Mexican Americans, Tourism
Prelinger Archives
by Emily Benton Frith
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Shows the work of the United States Customs Service on the Canadian border, on the Mexican border, and in the eastern and western harbors of the United States. Produced and directed by Emily Benton Frith. Narrator: Don McNamara.
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Topic: need keyword
Prelinger Archives
by Wilding-Butler Division of Wilding, Inc.
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Produced to justify the bracero farm labor program to the general public, especially American citizens in California who felt threatened by the influx of workers over the border from Mexico.
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Topics: Mexican Americans, Occupations: Agriculture, California: History and culture
Prelinger Archives
by U.S. Office of Inter-American Affairs
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Life and daily activities of the residents of Mexico City.
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Topics: Mexico, Mexico City, World War II: Good Neighbor Policy
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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eye 869
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Mexico, Mitla, Oaxaca, Monte Alban, Zapotec culture
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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eye 937
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Pátzcuaro, Aztec culture, Aztec ruins, Morelia
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304 or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Mexico, Mexico City
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
movies
eye 778
favorite 2
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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eye 1,779
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain. Please note that the film can identified the footage as Mexico 1933, but has been...
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Topics: Kingston, Jamaica, Marketplaces
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Mexico, Mexico City, Bull fighting, Bosque de Chapultepec, Lago menor, Chapultepec Park
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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eye 707
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304 email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Mexico, Marketplaces
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
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Reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives for immigration. Contains scenes of Ellis Island and New York City in the early 20th century.
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Topics: Immigration, Diversity, U.S. History: 1900-1927
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
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Views of immigrant and ethnic communities in New York City.
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Topics: New York City, Immigration, Chinese Americans
Universal Newsreels
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1/20/50 Texas - Restrictions are eased to permit the entry of Mexican farm labor for work. Under international agreement and contracts, once illegal entrants may now work for specified periods on valuable crops. Volume 23 Number 319
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: immigration, mexico, labor
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Explains how the United States came to be a diversely populated nation.
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Topics: Diversity, Patriotism, Immigration
Prelinger Archives
by Pathe News (?)
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How the New Deal benefits African Americans.
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Topics: New Deal: WPA, African Americans
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by U.S. Department of Agriculture
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Daily life of a patriotic African American farmer in Georgia during World War II.
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Topics: World War II: African Americans, Agriculture: Farms and farming, Georgia